Hailing from a small village called Sambalakattupudur near Perundurai and an agricultural background, he is the son of Thiru.Marappa Gounder and Smt. Ammaniammal. He has completed his Ph.D., in Agricultural Communicationin Tamil in 1994 and M.Phil., in 1987 in Bharathiar University,Coimbatore. He completed his M.A., in P.S.G. College of Arts and Science,Coimbatore. He did his B.A., in Chikkaiah Naicker College, Erode.
His research and teaching experience counts more than 26 years. He has also rendered his service as a member and chairperson for the inspection committee, staff selection committee, Board of Studies,Doctoral committee and resource person for various seminars, workshops etc. He has more than 66 papers in both Research and General to his credit. He has guided 25 PhD., and 13 M.Phil., research scholars. He has also participated in nearly 50 seminars and workshops. Previously he served as the Head of the department of Tamil and Dean of Arts and Culture. He has also served the intuition in various capacities and won many awards and recognition.
Widely trusted for his diplomacy and tact to put others at ease, Dr.P.M.Palanisamy motivates the entire organization and creates a climate in which people want to do their best. Pursuing everything with energy, drive and need to finish, he steadfastly pushes self and others for results. With a compelling and inspired vision he sets stretching goals and assigns responsibilities that bring out the best work from people. His subject expertise appropriately incorporates multiple inputs that have resulted in his myriad number of research publications. His style and charm fosters a climate of inclusion that establishes shared ownership and effective action. Having the desire to keep on going, his constant endeavor would be to make the college scale great heights in academic excellence and preserve the rich tradition of the college.
Teach everyone his real nature; power will come, glory will come,goodness will come purity will come and everything that is excellent will come